COMMANDER 26 (PEARSON)

COMMANDER 26 (PEARSON) insignia COMMANDER 26 (PEARSON) photo COMMANDER 26 (PEARSON) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
26.00 ft / 7.92 m
LWL:
18.50 ft / 5.64 m
S.A. (reported):
311.00 ft2 / 28.89 m2
Beam:
8.00 ft / 2.44 m
Draft (max):
3.70 ft / 1.13 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
5,400 lb / 2,449 kg
Ballast:
2,500 lb / 1,134 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.21
Bal./Disp.:
46.30
Disp./Len.:
380.74
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1964
Last Built:
1967
# Built:
310
Builder:
Pearson Yachts (USA)
Designer:
Carl Alberg
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.21
Bal./Disp.:
46.30
Disp./Len.:
380.74
Comfort Ratio:
25.20

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
31.50 ft / 9.60 m
J:
9.50 ft / 2.90 m
P:
27.00 ft / 8.23 m
E:
11.90 ft / 3.63 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
149.63 ft2 / 13.90 m2
S.A. Main:
160.65 ft2 / 14.92 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
310.28 ft2 / 28.83 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
16.18
Est. Forestay Len.:
32.90 ft / 10.03 m

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Notes

Same hull as Pearson ARIEL but with a longer cockpit and shorter coachroof. The designer (Carl Alberg) owned a COMMANDER himself, in his later years. The standard boat has an outboard well but an Atomic 4 inboard was available as an option.



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